Category Archives: Banquet Halls

Dance Reception at Parmesans Station

This is one of those receptions that had so much fun to it that it is hard to decide where to begin. Parmesans Station (http://station.parmesans.com/parties-at-parmesans-station) located in the Tinley Park Train Depot hosted Troy & Caitlyn Vander Wyst’s reception on … Continue reading

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White Pines State Park Reception

In my 25 years of DJing this was the first time I ever did an event at White Pines State Park (www.WhitePinesInn.com) about 15 miles southwest of Oregon, Illinois. Lloyd and Laurie Faille choose the beautiful natural surroundings as the … Continue reading

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Brenda & Dave Celebrate 40 Years

Dave & Brenda Massat have been married for 40 years and celebrated with family and friends at Parmesan’s Station (http://station.parmesans.com) in Tinley Park on August 8. Parmesans has great atmosphere combined with amazing food and excellent service. The Massat’s requested … Continue reading

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Twins Michelle & Melanie Graduate from Roosevelt

When twin sisters both graduate from college it is special, but when they both graduate at the same time and from the same school, Roosevelt University, it is super special and a reason to party. On July 18th, at Parmesans … Continue reading

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Arlington Heights Celebration

Even though Tim and Karen Smith were technically married a year ago, the wait for their celebration at Arlington Lakes (www.ahpd.org/programs/golf/arlington-lakes) was well worth it. Nonstop dancing and action was evident throughout the entire evening. This was especially pleasing in … Continue reading

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Holiday Fun at Downtown Gibsons

It was time again to celebrate the holiday season with the folks at Sammons Financial Group/Midland National Life. This year the festivities took place at Gibsons (www.gibsonssteakhouse.com/chicago-pages-325.php), downtown Chicago on December 20. Prizes, great food & fun on the dance … Continue reading

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Double Bar Mitzvah for Isaac & Abe

Every Windy City Hitman Event is unique & special and our Bar/Bat Mitzvahs are no exception. Isaac Urow & Abe Frolichstein-Appel were such good friends that they decided to celebrate their Bar Mitzvahs together on December 14 at Maggiano’s Old … Continue reading

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Happy 50th Anniversay Joe & Gloria

On October 20th Joe and Gloria Fioretto celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary with family & friends at the Forest Hills Lodge (www.foresthillslodge.net) Loves Park, Illinois. The facilities at the Lodge and the staff there were excellent. Joe and Gloria danced … Continue reading

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Relaxed, Casual, Non-Traditional Reception in Downtown Peoria

Made the trip to central Illinois to celebrate with Dave & Jill (Hayes) Templin at the Cornerstone Building (http://www.thecornerstonebuilding.com) in Downtown Peoria Illinois. A historic Presbyterian Church converted into a unique banquet hall. It was planned out to be a … Continue reading

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Matt & Emily Celebrate All Night Long

Oh Yeah, it was such a wonderful experience to have been at The Royal Melbourne Country Club (www.royalmelbourne.net) in Long Grove on June 29 to “trip the night fantastic” with Matt & Emily (Beckley) Franz, family & friends. It was … Continue reading

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